Lockhart and District Artillery Gun

Description

Restored 25lb Artillery Gun, previously used by the Australian military. 

Inscription

25LB ARTILLERY GUN

BRITISH MANUFACTURED IN SERVICE FRONM 1940-1973

STANDARD ARTILLERY GUN USED BY AUSTRALIAN FORCES DURING THAT PERIOD. DONATED TO THE PEOPLE OF LOCKHART SHIRE BY THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE.

LOCALLY RESTORED

Address
Cnr Hebden and Day Streets
Lockhart NSW 2656
Local Government Area
  • Lockhart Shire
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Other
Recorded by
Peter Levarre-Waters
Established Date format: 
$e_original_date = $entity->field_established['und'][0]['value']; if (!empty($e_original_date)) { $changed_date = strtotime($e_original_date); $new_date = date("d F Y", $changed_date); print '
Established date
'; print $new_date; } else{ print ''; }
Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • Occupation of Japan, 1946–51
  • Korean War, 1950–53
  • Malayan Emergency, 1950–60
  • Indonesian Confrontation, 1963–66
  • Vietnam War, 1962–75

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